առաւել

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the preposition առ ‎(aṙ) +‎ աւել- ‎(awel-).

Adjective[edit]

առաւել ‎(aṙawel)

  1. exceeding, more
    առաւել եմ/լինիմ/գտանիմ‎ ― aṙawel em/linim/gtanim ― I exceed

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

առաւել ‎(aṙawel)

  1. more, rather
    առաւել եւս‎ ― aṙawel ews ― more, over and above, besides, so much, the more
    առաւել քան‎ ― aṙawel kʿan ― more than
    առաւել քան զառաւել‎ ― aṙawel kʿan zaṙawel ― more and more, too much
  2. too much

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “առաւել”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “առաւել”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy